Abstract:Children adopted from care are likely to show significant behaviour problems, particularly in the early months after placement. This article reports on the experiences of a group of adoptive parents from 37 English families regarding access to professional help with problems arising from the placement. The questions focused on which services they had received, how long they had waited, and whether the services were satisfactory. The study found that 23 families had used or applied for 37 separate specialised s… Show more
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